Finding Serendipity (Tuesday McGillycuddy Adventures)

Book 1 of 3 in the Tuesday McGillycuddy Series
Interest LevelReading LevelReading A-ZATOSWord Count
Grades 4 - 8Grades 4 - 8n/a5.848728

When Tuesday McGillycuddy and her beloved dog, Baxterr, discover that Tuesday's mother―the famous author Serendipity Smith―has gone missing, they set out on a magical adventure. In their quest to find Serendipity, they discover the mysterious and unpredictable place that stories come from. Here, Tuesday befriends the fearless Vivienne Small, learns to sail an enchanted boat, tangles with an evil pirate, and discovers the truth about her remarkable dog. Along the way, she learns what it means to be a writer and how difficult it can sometimes be to get all the way to The End.

This title has Common Core connections.

Hardcover, 288 pages
Published on February 3, 2015 by Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
ISBN-10: 162779154X
ISBN-13: 9781627791540
5 Book Reviews
  • Sadieabout 2 years
    This book is amazing and I love reading it!
    • emergarde
      emergardeover 2 years55 stars
      This book is so good! I love how you can hear Tuesday's voice so clearly! And the way that the two authors' styles of writing so seamlessly, I was in book heaven reading it!
      • StarSpiritover 2 years
        This is my FAVORITE book! It's so adventurous and I suggest it to all of my friends!
        • lindsagatasabad
          lindsagatasabadabout 3 years
          Is it good?
          • sydstar
            sydstaralmost 6 years55 stars
            Finding Serendipity is a interesting and fun book. It is about Tuesday McGillycuddy and her dog Baxter. One day she comes home from school and her mother is missing. Tuesday’s mother is a famous writer named Serendipity. Tuesday has to go to the writing world and find her mother. Wile she is trying to find her mother she finds the world her mother created. The world of Vivian Small. Vivian is the character Tuesday’s mother writes about. Tuesday and Vivian go on a long journey to find Serendipity. I loved this book so much that I have a chicken named Tuesday and another chicken named Serendipity. The characters are fun, the plot is exciting, and I recommend this book to everyone!